A$AP Rocky News

 
  • Cover of 10 Fashion-Conscious Rappers
    Fashion has always been a very big part of the hip hop and it is only getting bigger. Today we are witnessing a number of rappers who treat style as an important part of their career and lifestyle. Not only are they wearing the latest collections, they are also being invited into the fashion world.
  • Cover of Meet Nez & Rio: The Producers Talk A$AP Rocky's "Pretty Flacko 2"
    The drought of music from the A$AP Mob family came to end recently when A$AP Rocky put out a new single "Multiply." With the visual treatment for the song, we were granted a sneak peek at what is presumably his next single, "Pretty Flacko 2." Given how much of a banger the first "Pretty Flacko" was, anticipation beg
  • Cover of 10 Essential Joey Bada$$ Tracks
    As a 17-year-old just beginning to make waves in the rap game, Jo-Vaughn Virginie Scott didn't have the same life as most kids his age. He wasn't thinking about graduating high school to attend a university or enter the work force.
  • Cover of A$AP Rocky Explains Hood By Air & BEEN TRILL Disses In "Multiply"
    Purported "Fashion Killa" A$AP Rocky caused quite a stir in the garment world with his recent track "Multiply." Rapping “I ain’t really fuckin’ with that BEEN TRILL" and "HBA shit is weak, you can keep that" on the recent single, Rocky even incited a response in the form of a new shirt from BEEN
  • Cover of A$AP Rocky & Chanel Iman Reportedly Break Up
    We all know A$AP Rocky loves bad bitches, and unfortunately for girlfriend Chanel Iman, she's not the only one on the planet (although she's undoubtedly in the top tier). E! News reports that the couple, who had been together since April 2013, have ended things. 
  • Cover of 10 Must-Hear Danny Brown Remixes
    Danny Brown has completely exploded in the hip-hop world over the past few years, since his humble beginnings as a Detroit mixtape rapper.
  • Cover of The 10 Hottest Freestyles On Tim Westwood TV
    Tim Westwood may not look like your average hip-hop personality, but the 57-year-old gangly white dude, always rocking a different color polo, is an industry legend, and he's been there from the beginning. In the late 80s, Westwood was one of the first DJs in Europe to play hip-hop on mainstream radio.
  • Cover of A$AP Yams Says It's Been A "Stale Ass Year" For Rap
    The A$AP Mob has definitely been quiet in 2014. Recently, that started changing, as the man behind the scenes, Yams, announced they had a renewed focus on the crew's solo albums, rather than the collaborative album L.O.R.D which has been put on hold.
  • Cover of Samples of The Week: October 9
    When hip-hop began, samples were all that DJs and producers had to construct instrumental tracks with. They'd dig through crates of vinyl trying to find isolated drum breaks, melodies or vocals that they could repurpose for use in hip-hop music.
  • Cover of Legends & Youngins: 10 Collaborations We'd Love To Hear
    Remember the feeling you got when you heard Kendrick Lamar connect with MC Eiht on "m.A.A.d city" off his debut album good kid, m.A.A.d city? Or what about when Stalley collaborated with Scarface on "Swangin'"?
  • Cover of On The Come Up: Joey Fatts
    HotNewHipHop's On The Come Up series profiles rising stars in the rap game that show strong promise and the will to succeed. Most of the time, they're new to the site but deserve some shine.
  • Cover of BEEN TRILL's Heron Preston Responds To ASAP Rocky Diss With New Shirt
    For the past few days, a "Flacko Jodye Season" countdown has been running. At midnight last night, the countdown revealed a brand new A$AP Rocky video, and upon first watch, the biggest takeaway was the rapper's shots fired at clothing brand, BEEN TRILL.
  • Cover of ASAP Rocky Denies Smacking A Fan
    Last year, it was reported that A$AP Rocky had been charged with assault, stemming from an incident at 2013's Made In America festival in Philadelphia where he allegedly slapped a female fan.
  • Cover of Top 10: A$AP Rocky Tracks
    With yesterday's news from A$AP Yams that the Mob's debut album was officially scrapped, the only positive news was the promise of new music. Yams tweeted that while the compilation album was cancelled, we'd get a mixtape in October from A$AP Nast as well as a new album later this year from Rocky.
  • Cover of A$AP Rocky & A$AP Yams Launch "Flacko Jodye Season" Countdown
    Over the weekend the A$AP Mob announced that their collaborative album, set to be titled L.O.R.D.
  • Cover of A$AP Mob's "L.O.R.D." Scrapped, New A$AP Rocky Album Coming Soon
    A$AP Mob's debut album has been in the works for quite a while now with plenty of false starts in the form of singles like "Trillmatic" and "Hella Hoes".
  • Cover of Tinashe Reveals "Aquarius" Artwork & Tracklist [Update: New Artwork And Future Feature Revealed]
    Tinashe just hit us with her Detail-produced, A$AP Rocky-assisted single, "Pretend", and she's now come through with the full tracklist and artwork for her debut album, Aquarius.
  • Cover of A$AP Rocky & Girlfriend Chanel Iman Pose For Vogue Magazine
    A$AP Rocky is no stranger when it comes to high fashion magazine photo spreads, he seems to be knocking them out consistently since he stepped his foot into the game. His boo thing, Chanel Iman, is even more on the high fashion tip, after all, she is a super model.
  • Cover of BTS Photos: Chief Keef & A$AP Rocky's Upcoming "Superheroes" Video
    Chief Keef's long awaited Bang 3 album is finally getting ready to drop soon, and tonight we've got a sneak peek at the upcoming video from one of the biggest collaborative tracks on the project with “SuperHeroes” featuring A$AP Rocky.
  • Cover of ASAP Rocky Sued For Allegedly Slapping Female Fan
    Last year, it was reported that A$AP Rocky had been charged with assault, stemming from an incident at that year's Made In America festival where he allegedly slapped a female fan.
  • Cover of Danny Brown Says His "Hella Hoes" Verse Was Cut Without His Knowledge [Update: Brown Clears Up Controversy]
    This week, A$AP Mob got back on track with their upcoming collaborative album by releasing the posse cut "Hella Hoes," which featured verses from A$APs Rocky, Ferg, Nast and Twelvyy.
  • Cover of Rapper-Endorsed Actavis Cough Syrup Ceases Production
    If you listen to current rap music, you may have heard the brand Actavis name-dropped a couple of times.
  • Cover of A$AP Rocky Says Sophomore Album Is "Coming ASAP"
    Fans of the Southern-influenced New York native A$AP Rocky have been fiending for new music from him since his debut album Long.Live.A$AP (and his debut mixtape Live.Love.A$AP) dropped over a year ago.
  • Cover of Stalking SXSW: Instagram Photo Recap (Part 3)
    We've been keeping you up to date with all the latest hip-hop news and music, so how could we not give you a view of SXSW from the eyes of the fans who were able to attend?
  • Cover of Samples Of The Week: March 13
    When hip-hop began, samples were all that DJs and producers had to construct instrumental tracks with. They'd dig through crates of vinyl trying to find isolated drum breaks, melodies or vocals that they could repurpose for use in hip-hop music.
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